Is it possible to move a telepost?

Question: Before developing the basement, is it possible to move a telepost to make a room larger? Answer: The teleposts are there to support the interior weight of the structure. No alteration [...]

Why does the floor make noise?

Question: Why does the floor vibrate or make noise? Answer: Vibration is caused by the floor joist deflecting downwards when weight is applied. This is not uncommon and may cause dishes in china [...]

Is my house drying out?

Question: What signs will indicate the house is drying out? Answer: Small gaps may appear between the cabinets, vanities, counter/tile joints and walls. Miter joints in the door and window trim, [...]